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The American Dream vs. The Gospel of Wealth: The Fight for a Productive Middle-Class Economy / Edition 1
     

The American Dream vs. The Gospel of Wealth: The Fight for a Productive Middle-Class Economy / Edition 1

by Norton Garfinkle
 

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ISBN-10: 0300126115

ISBN-13: 9780300126112

Pub. Date: 12/28/2007

Publisher: Yale University Press

“The most important book I've read in years.”—Bill Moyers

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“The most important book I've read in years.”—Bill Moyers

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300126112
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2007
Series:
The Future of American Democracy Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Preface....................vii
Introduction....................1
ONE The American Economic Vision....................12
TWO Lincoln's Economics: The Origins of the American Dream....................27
THREE The Gospel of Wealth....................47
FOUR The Age of Reform....................69
FIVE The Business of America Is Business....................88
SIX The Renewal of the American Dream....................107
SEVEN The New Gospel of Wealth....................144
EIGHT The Current Debate: Supply-Side vs. Demand-Side Economics....................163
NINE The Way Forward....................189
Appendix....................201
Notes....................205
Index....................221

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